Dec 5, 2013 8:00pm EST
. >> but you would not get scared. you had invested in a company. >> the company was fined. johnson & johnson is higher. xerox is lower. it is what happens. >> i know a lot of people who were doing well in the world of investment and finance. and they do it by the study of macroeconomics. you never bought into that. >> i was bottom down. i was lucky. i own a lot of, america motor inns, united inns, i said who is your competitor? they said la quinta. i owned it before sunset. nicemebody said something about a competitor, it is always true. they have a better formula. we can't match their formula. i visited them. it was a huge success. >> how long did you stay? >> seven or eight years. >> have du note to get out? >> you want to get -- how did you know to get out? out, theyt to get have the formula right. it is toys r us on the way to 500 stores. home depot on the way to 4000. walmart, 10 years after it went public, it is up 10 fold. in years after it went public, it became percent of the united states. you could say to yourself there is a lot of room to go. you have every mall with es
Dec 9, 2013 10:00pm EST
technology and media companies that are reshaping our world. i am cory johnson. our focus is on innovation, technology, and the future of business. let's get straight to the rundown. a coding lesson from mark zuckerberg. his video is one of many for students interested in the coding
Dec 4, 2013 8:00pm EST
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invest in a company. >> i'd say the company's fine. it's fine. basically johnson & johnson was higher then the earnings are higher. that's what happens to a company. >> rose: i know lots of people are doing stunningly well in the world of investments and finance and they do it by a study of macroeconomics. you never bought into that? >> i always bond down. i was lucky. i owned a lot of -- i owned american motor inns, hospitality inns, united inns. i said "who's your best competitor?" they said "la quinta motor inn." i owned it before sunset. if something ever says something nice on a competitor they know it's true. >> rose: you can get them to say what they worry about it. >> they have a better formula. we can't match the formula. so i visited, it was a huge success. >> rose: how long did you stay with it? >> i think seven or eight years. >> rose: how do you know when to get out? >> in baseball analogy-- and i know you're a great baseball fan-- you want to get in the first, second, third inning, not when they're drawing up the lineup. >> rose: you don't want to do it? you want to wait
Dec 6, 2013 10:00pm EST
live from san jose, california. i am emily chang. i'm here with cory johnson.